This delightful British 2D film is a 2014 Academy Award nominee for Best Short Animated Film. Room on the Broom is adapted from a book of the same title and features the voices of Simon Pegg and Gillian Anderson. It first aired in the U.S. on PBS Kids Sprout as a Halloween special last year. Great seasonal fun for the kids! Trailer Here | 25 mins | $4 +tax | Showing daily in October
The Holocaust: A Personal Documentary | Presentation by Oliver B. Pollack | Oct. 25 | 2 p.m. FREE presentation. First come, First Seated. Speaker provided through a grant from Humanities Nebraska. More Here
Family Program | Theme: Camouflage | Sat., Nov. 1 | 2:00-4:00 Plants and animals, including humans, use camouflage to help them survive in their environment. We will investigate how and why things in nature disguise themselves and why humans use different types of camouflage in different settings. More Here
Preschool Playday! Theme: Fall Leaves | Sat., Nov. 8 | 10-10:45 | Ever wonder why the fall leaves show such a beautiful variety of coloration just before they drop from the trees? More Here
Nebraska Spirit: The North Platte Canteen | Presentation by Charlotte M. Endorf | Nov. 15 | 2 p.m. FREE presentation. First come, First Seated. Speaker provided through a grant from Humanities Nebraska. More Here
Family Program | Theme: Pearl Harbor | Sun., Dec. 7 | 2:00-4:00 | This special afternoon will commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor. More Here
WWII Poster Project for Kids! Create a poster based on a WWII themed book or oral history and see your work hung on the walls of the Museum. Open to all grades. Posters due Jan. 10, 2015. More Here
Hey Teachers! We’ve just published our 2014-2015 Education Guide and they’re on their way to your school. If you’re in a hurry, or prefer to work online, download a a copy: Educator Guide! Also explore the ‘Teachers’ tab above and always feel free to give us a call at 402.461.4629!